BMW Group U.S. Reports November 2012 Sales

WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ – December  3, 2012 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported November sales of 36,461 vehicles, an increase of 38.8 percent from the 26,271 vehicles sold in the same month a year ago.  Year-to-date, BMW Group is up 11.3 percent on sales of 303,728 in the first eleven months of 2012 compared to 272,873 in the same period in 2011.

BMW Motorrad Sales
BMW Motorrad USA reported sales of 777 motorcycles in November, an increase of 43.6 percent from the total of 541 motorcycles sold in November 2011. Year-to-date, BMW Motorrad is up 15.1 percent on sales of 11,139 compared to 9,674 sold in the first eleven months of 2011.

In November, the best performing models included the newly introduced maxi scooters, with impressive first full-month sales of 163 units. Rarely has a new product in a completely new market segment performed so well in Q4.  Additionally, the S 1000 RR sales nearly tripled to 129 units; and the F 800 GS, is up 40 per cent to 60 units.

Motorcycle Sales BMW of North America, LLC, November 2012

 

November
2012

November
2011

%

YTD
2012

YTD
2011

%

BMW Motorcycles

777

541

43.6

11,139

9,674

15.1

BMW Group In America

BMW of North America, LLC has been present in the United States since 1975.  Rolls-Royce Motor Cars NA, LLC began distributing vehicles in 2003.  The BMW Group in the United States has grown to include marketing, sales, and financial service organizations for the BMW brand of motor vehicles, including motorcycles, the MINI brand, and the Rolls-Royce brand of Motor Cars; DesignworksUSA, a strategic design consultancy in California; a technology office in Silicon Valley and various other operations throughout the country.  BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC in South Carolina is part of BMW Group’s global manufacturing network and is the exclusive manufacturing plant for all X5 and X3 Sports Activity Vehicles and X6 Sports Activity Coupes.  The BMW Group sales organization is represented in the U.S. through networks of 338 BMW passenger car and BMW Sports Activity Vehicle centers, 139 BMW motorcycle retailers, 115 MINI passenger car dealers, and 32 Rolls-Royce Motor Car dealers.  BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Group’s sales headquarters for North America, is located in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.

Information about BMW Group products is available to consumers via the Internet at:  www.bmwgroupna.com

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